By Mushtaq Ahmad/ Bilal Habib
Baramulla/ Awantipora: A vehicle skidded off from Srinagar Gulmarg road near Kunzer market on Friday evening causing grievous injuries to at least 6 persons on board. Sources said the auto bearing registration number JK05C 7425 skidded causing injuries to six persons. They were shifted to hospital for treatment where a youngster identified as
Gowhar Ahmad Ganie son of Rasool Ganie, a resident of Awalawa Kunzer was shifted to JVC Srinagar for further treatment. However, he later succumbed to his injuries. The injured were identified as Ishfaq Ahmad Ganie, Mohammad Aman Dar, Mushtaq Ahmad Malik, Mehraj Ahmad Malik and Zahoor Ahmad Sheikh. Kunzar police have register a case and start its investigation.
In another incident, a woman died in a road accident on the Srinagar-Jammu highway near Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday, police said.
An accident took place at Jawbehara on the highway between Scooty bearing Chasis No KMR-0162 driven by Mohammad Ashraf Andrabi son of Mohammad Akbar resident of Zadoora Pulwama and a Truck on its way to Srinagar.
The accident resulted in the injuries to Scooty pillion Afrooza wife of Mohammad Ashraf Andrabi.
The Injured lady was shifted to Public Health Centre Awantipora where she succumbed to her injuries, police spokesman told Kashmir Reader.
The Truck involved in the accident fled from the spot, police added.
A case FIR has been registered in Police Station Awantipora in this regard and investigation taken up.